LON:BUR - Burford Capital Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: GBX 545.67
  • Forecasted Upside: -30.84 %
  • Number of Analysts: 4
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 3 Hold Ratings
  • 1 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
GBX 789
▲ +6.5 (0.83%)

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Analyst Price Target for BUR

Analyst Price Target is GBX 545.67
▼ -30.84% Downside Potential
This price target is based on 4 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Burford Capital in the last 3 months. The average price target is GBX 545.67, with a high forecast of GBX 637 and a low forecast of GBX 500. The average price target represents a -30.84% upside from the last price of GBX 789.

This chart shows the closing price for BUR for the last year in relation to the current analyst high, average, and low pricetarget.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 4 polled investment analysts is to hold stock in Burford Capital. This rating has held steady since April 2021, when it changed from a Buy consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 4 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
12/30/2019
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 4 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
3/29/2020
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 4 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
6/27/2020
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 4 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
9/25/2020
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 3 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
12/24/2020
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 3 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
3/24/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 2 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
5/23/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 2 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
6/22/2021

Latest Recommendations

  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 1 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/10/2021Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 570 ➝ GBX 637
9/29/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 500
9/29/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 500
7/7/2020Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
6/22/2020Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 800 ➝ GBX 950
5/11/2020Berenberg BankBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 810 ➝ GBX 820
4/28/2020Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,600
4/28/2020Peel HuntDowngradeHold
4/22/2020Peel HuntUpgradeBuyGBX 500 ➝ GBX 1,094
4/14/2020Peel HuntDowngradeHoldGBX 1,094 ➝ GBX 500
4/2/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
4/2/2020Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
3/31/2020Jefferies Financial GroupLower Price TargetBuyGBX 2,400 ➝ GBX 800
3/23/2020Berenberg BankUpgradeBuy
3/16/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
3/10/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
2/26/2020Peel HuntLower Price TargetBuyGBX 1,164 ➝ GBX 1,094
2/21/2020Berenberg BankReiterated RatingHold
2/10/2020Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
2/3/2020Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
1/7/2020Berenberg BankReiterated RatingHoldGBX 810
1/7/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
12/4/2019Berenberg BankReiterated RatingHold
11/20/2019Berenberg BankDowngradeHoldGBX 2,070 ➝ GBX 810
10/31/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
10/1/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,164
9/30/2019Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy
9/26/2019Peel HuntInitiated CoverageBuyGBX 1,164
9/23/2019Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,600
9/3/2019Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,600
8/29/2019Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetSellGBX 1,240 ➝ GBX 570
8/20/2019Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,070
8/16/2019Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
8/15/2019Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,400
8/9/2019Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
7/26/2019Berenberg BankBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 1,690 ➝ GBX 2,070
7/25/2019Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
7/12/2019Liberum CapitalBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 2,470 ➝ GBX 2,600
6/25/2019Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,470
5/30/2019Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
5/28/2019Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 2,253 ➝ GBX 2,364
5/1/2019Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetSellGBX 1,543 ➝ GBX 1,196
4/9/2019Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 1,747 ➝ GBX 2,253
3/25/2019Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,253
3/13/2019Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingSellGBX 1,543
3/13/2019Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,070
3/13/2019Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,300
3/13/2019Liberum CapitalBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 2,300 ➝ GBX 2,470
2/19/2019Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingSellGBX 1,543
1/25/2019Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,300
12/19/2018Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,300
12/19/2018Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
7/25/2018Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy
7/25/2018Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
7/11/2018Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy
7/11/2018Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
6/5/2018Numis SecuritiesUpgradeBuyGBX 1,900
5/8/2018Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 1,300 ➝ GBX 1,747
3/20/2018Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,689
3/14/2018Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,310
3/13/2018Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingAddGBX 1,200
3/9/2018Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,108
1/17/2018Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingAddGBX 1,200
1/10/2018Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,310
1/10/2018Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingAddGBX 1,200
1/10/2018Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,108
12/16/2017Liberum CapitalDowngradeHoldGBX 1,148 ➝ GBX 1,108
12/15/2017Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingAddGBX 1,200
12/15/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,148
12/8/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,148
12/6/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,310
11/22/2017Jefferies Financial GroupInitiated CoverageBuyGBX 1,300
10/4/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,310
8/22/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,322
7/28/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,093
7/27/2017Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingAddGBX 1,200
7/27/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,148
7/27/2017N+1 SingerReiterated RatingUnder Review
7/14/2017Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageBuyGBX 1,310
7/3/2017Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingAddGBX 950
6/29/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,148
6/14/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,093
6/13/2017Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingAddGBX 950
6/13/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 816
5/22/2017Numis SecuritiesDowngradeAddGBX 950
4/4/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 843
3/20/2017Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 880
3/15/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy
3/14/2017N+1 SingerReiterated RatingBuyGBX 589
3/14/2017Numis SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 760 ➝ GBX 880
3/14/2017Liberum CapitalBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 748 ➝ GBX 816
1/30/2017Liberum CapitalInitiated CoverageBuyGBX 748
1/10/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 692
1/9/2017Numis SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 650 ➝ GBX 760
1/3/2017N+1 SingerReiterated RatingBuy
1/3/2017Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 650
12/15/2016MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 464
12/14/2016Numis SecuritiesUpgradeBuyGBX 650
11/28/2016Numis SecuritiesInitiated CoverageHoldGBX 505
9/21/2016N+1 SingerReiterated RatingBuy
7/28/2016Beaufort SecuritiesInitiated CoverageBuy
(Data available from 6/22/2016 forward)
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Burford Capital Limited, together with its subsidiaries, provides investment capital, asset management, financing, and risk solutions for the legal sector in Guernsey and internationally. The company offers law firm and business solutions, including litigation finance, portfolio financing, risk management, insurance, asset recovery, international arbitration, insolvency and bankruptcy, competition and antitrust, intellectual property, and post-settlement and monetization solutions, as well as legal finance and advisory services. The company was incorporated in 2009 and is based in Saint Peter Port, Guernsey.
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Today's Range

Now: GBX 789
Low: 775.50
High: 791

50 Day Range

MA: GBX 2,489.13
Low: 719.50
High: £832.50

52 Week Range

Now: GBX 789
Low: 450.60
High: 969.50

Volume

126,078 shs

Average Volume

450,759 shs

Market Capitalization

£1.73 billion

P/E Ratio

14.27

Dividend Yield

1.13%

Beta

N/A

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Burford Capital?

The following Wall Street analysts have issued research reports on Burford Capital in the last year: Canaccord Genuity, Jefferies Financial Group Inc., Liberum Capital, Peel Hunt, and Peel Hunt LLP.
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What is the current price target for Burford Capital?

3 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Burford Capital in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is GBX 545.67, suggesting a possible downside of 30.8%. Canaccord Genuity has the highest price target set, predicting BUR will reach GBX 637 in the next twelve months. Peel Hunt has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of GBX 500 for Burford Capital in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Burford Capital?

Burford Capital currently has 3 hold ratings and 1 buy rating from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Hold." A "hold" rating indicates that analysts believe investors should keep any existing positions they have in BUR, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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